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WP - Willow Glen Trestle

Photos 

WP train on trestle, 1955

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BH Photo #317623

Map 

Street View 

Facts 

Overview
Timber stringer bridge over Los Gatos Creek on Three Creeks Trail
Location
San Jose, Santa Clara County, California
Status
Open to pedestrians
History
Built 1921 for Western Pacific Railroad
Railroads
- Rail-to-trail
- Western Pacific Railroad (WP)
Design
Timber stringer
Dimensions
Total length: 210.0 ft.
Also called
Three Creeks Trail - Willow Glen Trestle (Hopefully the future name)
Approximate latitude, longitude
+37.31493, -121.90367   (decimal degrees)
37°18'54" N, 121°54'13" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
10/597145/4130372 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
San Jose West
Elevation
120 ft. above sea level
Inventory number
BH 66416 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • December 2, 2015: Updated by Erik Hoffman: Added category "Rail-to-trail"
  • March 4, 2015: New photos from Ian Bowen
  • March 4, 2015: New Street View added by James Baughn

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